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Slingshot’s seven day moving house guarantee

Wednesday, 14 May 2014, 3:06 pm | Slingshot

If you are moving house, Slingshot is guaranteeing your internet will be ready to go by the time you move in. More >>

Unlimited Broadband price war heats up

Monday, 5 May 2014, 10:31 am | Slingshot

Slingshot has dropped the price of its unlimited broadband plans by $10 to $89 a month for ADSL and Ultra-Fast Broadband plans. More >>

Slingshot tops customer satisfaction in NZ!

Wednesday, 12 February 2014, 11:36 am | Slingshot

Slingshot has been named the best performing Broadband Provider in New Zealand, according to a recent nationwide survey by consumer ratings organisation Canstar Blue. More >>

Slingshot CEO Mark Callander Responds to Chorus Report

Tuesday, 17 December 2013, 9:04 am | Slingshot

Chorus’ golden summer is over, the real question is why didn't they prepare better? The Ernst & Young report into Chorus has some clear messages for the infrastructure lines company - along with a few omissions. More >>

Slingshot’s Ultra-Fast Broadband prices to shake up industry

Thursday, 5 December 2013, 11:39 am | Slingshot

Slingshot launches its aggressively priced Ultra-Fast Broadband plans today in a move to drive the sort of uptake that the Ultra-Fast Broadband initiative needs and deserves. More >>

Slingshot’s Ultra-Fast Broadband set to beat the market!

Monday, 25 November 2013, 2:51 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot, the world’s largest kiwi owned and operated broadband provider, will launch its new Ultra-Fast Broadband plans on the 5th December. Plans will include Ultra-VDSL as well as the cheapest residential Fibre plans in New Zealand. More >>

Copper Tax proposal heads to court

Thursday, 7 November 2013, 10:58 am | Slingshot

CallPlus Limited has filed proceedings in the High Court in Wellington seeking a judicial review and declaratory judgment that the Government’s review of the Telecommunications Act 2001 does not comply with section 157AA of the Act and therefore cannot proceed. More >>

Slingshot and MEGA have BIG plans!

Thursday, 31 October 2013, 4:15 pm | Slingshot

The world’s largest kiwi owned and operated broadband provider, Slingshot, has formed a partnership with cloud storage website The two companies aim to provide New Zealand consumers with unprecedented value for online services, starting ... More >>

Review of the Telecommunications Act

Thursday, 8 August 2013, 10:37 am | Slingshot

The Government has announced plans to maintain artificially high copper prices, effectively placing a levy of up to $150 a year on consumers to support the fibre rollout. This move is to ensure that the price consumers currently pay for copper based broadband ... More >>

Slingshot beats giants in data battle

Thursday, 1 August 2013, 7:08 pm | Slingshot

As part of a competitive campaign to shake up the market, Slingshot has released its second round of highly competitive offers, positioned as New Zealand’s BIG Broadband Plans, which far exceed its competitors’ current plans and bundled offers. More >>

Slingshot grants global access

Wednesday, 19 June 2013, 3:56 pm | Slingshot

The world’s largest Kiwi-owned and operated telecommunications company, Slingshot, has launched a new product called Global Mode, aimed at providing overseas visitors with similar internet accessibility as they would have in their home country. More >>

Telco TV partnership shakes up the market

Thursday, 18 April 2013, 11:23 am | Slingshot

The world’s largest Kiwi-owned telecommunications company, Slingshot, has partnered with IGLOO, New Zealand’s low cost pay TV operator, to bring kiwi households some of the best value on homeline, broadband and pay television packages, with bundles ... More >>

Slingshot switches on Pay TV

Thursday, 11 April 2013, 5:05 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot has partnered with IGLOO to bring kiwi households better deals on homeline, broadband and Pay Television packages, with the first offer set to go live on Sunday 14th of April. More >>

Slingshot Speeds Ahead Of The Rest

Tuesday, 16 October 2012, 12:15 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot’s Broadband services have been named amongst the best in New Zealand in the latest Truenet broadband speed tests. More >>

Slingshot Keeps the Data Rolling

Tuesday, 9 October 2012, 4:30 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot has once again paved the way as one of the first telco providers in New Zealand to offer Data ROLLOVER on all its new Broadband plans. Not only does Slingshot already offers its customers some of the best value homeline and biggest broadband ... More >>

Slingshot Fibre connects Kiwis to Ultra-Fast Broadband

Monday, 17 September 2012, 4:46 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot is once again leading the telco industry as one of the first providers in New Zealand to connect customers to the new Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) network. Slingshot already offers its customers some of the biggest broadband data plans in ... More >>

Book and Exhibition to launch at ANC Centenary Conference

Monday, 13 August 2012, 11:56 am | Slingshot

“Redeeming the Past – my Journey from Freedom Fighter to Healer”, the story of Hastings priest and activist Michael Lapsley, will be launched on the eve of the ANC Centenary conference taking place in Wellington this weekend. More >>

Slingshot first ISP to unmeter Quickflix

Thursday, 29 March 2012, 9:35 am | Slingshot

Media Release 29 March 2012 Slingshot first ISP to unmeter Quickflix, more unmetering planned! Despite already offering NZ’s biggest broadband data plans, Slingshot is establishing a range of content partnerships so even more internet content can ... More >>

Celebrity Cricket Match Set To Be A Cracker

Tuesday, 31 January 2012, 10:21 am | Slingshot

This month’s Hereworth 20/20 Celebrity Cricket Match is attracting plenty of interest and locals are being urged to take a rare opportunity to get amongst a bunch of elite and well-known sportsmen. More >>

Slingshot Unbundles 100 Exchanges Nationwide

Friday, 14 October 2011, 4:13 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot has New Zealand’s fastest growing unbundled Local Loop Network (LLU), aptly named the Better Network. Since 2010 they have unbundled over 100 exchanges from Whangarei to Invercargill making them the largest provider of LLU in the country. More >>